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Apr 23

Donate: April is Autism Awareness Month

  According to Google’s dictionary, autism is a mental condition present from early childhood that is characterized by difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts. Everyone on the autism spectrum is different. They have a different level of functionality, different needs, and require different treatment methods. Autism […]

Apr 15

Invest: Traveling

It is a common life goal to want to travel the world, but there are often things holding us back: Oh, I don’t have the money right now… Going on a vacation would feel irresponsible at this time… My kids are too young to remember this trip… I’ll go when the kids move out… And […]

Apr 08

Save: Budgets

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April Fool’s! No blog post on the 1st, so it’s here today. Gotcha! Here is a pretty common conversation: Husband: We need to sit down, write out all our bills, our income, and make a budget. Wife: Ok, that’s a good idea. Let’s do it this weekend when we both have time. *Weekend arrives. Doesn’t […]

Mar 25

Donate: Spring Cleaning your Closet

Something about this beautiful weather makes me want to crawl out of the hibernation cave that is my apartment and bring in some new life, fresh air, and plenty of sunshine! I find that one of the best ways to start feeling refreshed is to go through my closet and get rid of things I […]

Mar 18

Save: All About Coupons

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How would it be to feed a family of four for $100 per month? I’m not just talking about Ramen Noodle soup every night.Nope, I’m talking about healthy portioned meals that cover the entire food pyramid. And it doesn’t have to stop at groceries, it can include toiletries and clothing too. If saving money like […]

Mar 11

Invest: Real Estate

Here’s the thing: the amount of room on this earth is limited. Buying land and investing in real estate is a worthwhile endeavor, but it can be confusing and overwhelming. So I’ve gathered a few articles that should help you through picking a good investment. Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate This article describes various […]

Mar 04

Spend: Weddings

Ah. Spring is near, Valentine’s day just passed, and maybe someone you know got engaged. It’s time to start wedding planning! Here are the major things to think about: Budget: Not only for your money, but for your time as well. Figure out what areas you’re willing to splurge on, and where you’d rather save. […]

Feb 25

Invest: Increase your Home’s Value

Warmer weather is just around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning and home improvements. You may have various reasons to want to do some home improvement. Maybe you want to sell your house and increase its value. Maybe its in need of repair. Maybe it’s just time to remodel. First of […]

Feb 19

Save: Your Heating Bill

Yesterday was a whirlwind! I was running around like a crazy lady trying to get everything set up and looking nice for our Fiesta Mexicana Annual Meeting. If you went to the meeting, I hope you had a great time. With everything going on yesterday, I had no time to blog, so I’m doing it […]

Feb 11

Donate: Heart Disease

In this month of hearts, let’s take a moment to consider the anatomical heart.   A heart works hard, in fact it never stops working. And look at how many specific parts make up a whole heart. It’s no wonder heart disease is so prevalent. So this Valentine’s Day, or any time this month, I […]